Press 2017

On June 22, Saint Petersburg hosted the international conference Blockchain Conference St. Petersburg, another event from the Blockchain & Conference series organized by Smile-Expo. The conference aroused keen interest in cryptocurrency experts and gathered more than 500 attendees, which was noticed by various press services.


The magazine Financial One has published a vast report on the conference covering all the speakers. The spot of the press attention was Vice-President of Wirex Alena Korotaeva. She informed about the difference between the attitude towards cryptocurrency and blockchain in Russian and Japan taking into account that the latter has already legalized cryptocurrency.


The FreeBitcoins portal took interest in all speakers’ presentations. By the way, the authors noted the high level of the event organization.


Among the speakers, the presentation of BitCAD Founder Vladislav Mitrofanov was singled out by the thematic resource BitNovosti.com. The expert informed about blockchain application in biometric identity. The presentation was described as fascinatingly futuristic. The press also appreciated the demo zone with the equipment for mining and crypto ATMs. 


The event was also spotted by foreign press resources. The English publisher BanklessTimes got interest in ICO discussion by the speakers and the way they debated. The press also shared the Smile-Expo plans to widen the conference geography.


Bitcoin Magazine



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Financial IT

Bitcoin Garden

Bankless Times